CONTACT: Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association
PHONE: 256.350.3500 / 800.648.5381

Take a Holiday Stroll through Beautifully Decorated Live Christmas Trail in Historic Downtown Moulton

Decatur, Ala. – Beginning December 4, 2021, locals and visitors are invited to join in on the spirit of the holiday season with the annual, award-winning Christmas on the Square, a magical stroll among a beautiful display of live Christmas trees trimmed in festive decorations and unique photo selfie stations that will create memories for a lifetime. The month-long event will take place on the historic old courthouse square in downtown Moulton, Alabama. Admission is free.

Christmas on the Square is a display of uniquely decorated Christmas trees, sponsored and decorated by individuals, groups and businesses from Lawrence County and the surrounding area. The trail also features various photo backdrops or selfie stations to document the magical Christmas experience. 

The official Christmas on the Square tree lighting ceremony will be held Saturday, Dec. 4th at 6:00 p.m. There will be a special countdown ceremony, live music entertainment, free hot chocolate and free horse-driven carriage rides to officially kick off the start of the 2021 Christmas on the Square season.

Additional activities to add to the festive fun are planned and include a hot chocolate social on Friday, Dec. 10th at 6 p.m. which will include carriage rides, live music, dancing and free hot chocolate.  A kid’s night with a theme of Miracle on Court Street will be held Friday, Dec. 17th at 6 p.m. and will include carriage rides, live characters throughout the trail and a special holiday presentation of Tiny Hiney’s Travelin’ Farm petting zoo. 

During the three main event nights, and varied nights throughout the season, there will also be food trucks to satisfy a variety of appetites. The last night to view the beautifully decorated trees lit up is Jan. 1, 2022. Admission is free.

For more information, visit Lawrence County Christmas on the Square on Facebook or contact the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce at 256-974-1658 or the Lawrence County Commission at 256-974-0663.

About Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association (AMLA)
AMLA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion and development of the travel industry within the 16 northernmost counties of the state. It is supported by 500-plus members consisting of chambers of commerce, Convention & Visitors Bureaus, attractions, campgrounds, festivals, communities, counties, golf courses, restaurants, tour operators, accommodations, vendors, financial institutions and individuals. Counties included within the AMLA region are Blount, Cherokee, Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb, Etowah, Franklin, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Morgan and Winston. Additional information on North Alabama destinations, accommodations and special events is available by calling 800.648.5381 or by visiting Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and TikTok @VisitNorthAL and like us at